Yes I went to Tisch which means that all of my opinions are correct ✅
A consistent theme that i’ve noticed throughout the Iranian films I’ve seen thus far is this challenging of the hero vs villain dynamic that we see play out in most Hollywood films. I appreciate that there is a more compassionate and equally critical examination of human behavior that mirrors real life. The average person believes they are doing the right thing, or at least if they do something wrong, it is for a righteous reason. Everyone is guilty in some…
i love how Hollywood will bankroll a million adaptations of Batman but won’t greenlight a single film about any person of color just living their normal lives in the present day as if there isn’t enough drama being a regular shmegular human being in this twilight zone of a country to write an original screenplay about it.
There are two white British women whom Black Americans will defend till the end of time: Adele and Princess Diana.
Not at all what I expected but I was pleasantly surprised. The score was excellent, as was the score for Jackie, which was unfairly snubbed at the Oscars for stupid political reasons.
K-Stew’s performance was fun but not exactly right for Diana. Either way, she deserves an Oscar nom just for the moment where she had an incredibly convincing “straight…